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with the united states. we are your number one exporter relation between colombia and the u.s. do you feel that the current administration is doing enough to encourage colombian trade? is there something more that can be done? what is your wish-list for your country related to the united states? >> but at least to have congress ratify the free-trade agreement with colombia, the free-trade agreement we negotiated and closed with the united states during the previous administration. liz: david has one more question. david, go ahead. david: it is related to the problems in mexico. as you know corruption is endemic in mexico. there is so much corruption that has gone on for so many decades in mexico. again a lot of businesses are reluctant to get in because of that. if you're going to clean up the drug problem in mexico as you did in colombia, you have to deal with corruption. particularly among the police who are supposed to go after the drug dealers, not work with the drug dealers. how do you deal with a corruption problem in a place like mexico? >> no, no. i can not speak about mexico. i ha
, ceo and cofounder. we always love when people come back to the united states. so far you have just begun the process. talk about you do and why you chose china as a place to do it. you do led lighting. how long were you in china and why did you choose to go there originally? >> well, first of all, thanks for having me, dave, liz. we chose to go to china, we first opened in 2007 in china. we did a lot of engineering stuff over there because the costs were obviously a lot cheaper. and really what we concentrated on in 2000 was expanding there quite a bit. since, since 2009 we've really, we've really looked at our costs and even though it is a lot cheaper for to us manufacture products in china we've done the proper social thing about bringing businesses back to the u.s.. david: so tell us, first of all exactly how much of a loss, i mean, essentially you are going to be paying more by higher labor costs, will you not, coming into the united states? >> yeah, we're paying more but you know, there is field expenses too have that gone up which makes china knot appealing to us and also the
plenty of reserve to do that. we are in a below average economy here in the united states. a slight recession in europe. slowing gdp growth in emerging economies. it is a tough environment. >> very tough indeed, thank you. liz: gel, we were check back with you in a few minutes we do the federal reserve announcing another round of money easing. peter barnes is sitting down exclusively with boston fed president eric rosencrantz. here is what he had to say about he thinks how it will affect the economy. >> i think it will have a material impact and they're a number of ways it can happen. one is in the housing market, rates are low, but we are starting to see in the markets that prices are starting to go up. if you think that the federal reserve program will last for a certain period of time, there is the same thing when purchasing a large building. interest rates may start rising as the economy improves. that is exactly the kind of behavior we are hoping for. liz: mark olson is a former federal reserve or governor. you heard what he said. a very important interview. he truly feels that
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